Passover 2011: More visitors, less garbage

26.04.2011                      22.Nisan, 5771                      Shmini schel Pesach; Tag 7 des Omer

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Passover 2011: More visitors, less garbage

Ein Gedi tops most-visited list; officials say Israelis getting better at cleaning up their trash.

More than 2.5 million visitors flocked to Israel's forests, nature reserves and national parks over the Passover holiday, figures provided by the Israel Nature and Parks Authority and Jewish National Fund show.
INPA reported that 1.5 million people visited nature reserves and parks – one-third of them came to regulated sites while others preferred walking and hiking in open areas. The most popular site this year was the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, which attracted 33,000 people….